Accountancy & Finance

Got to say, I am astounded at how good it is. You are worth every golden penny. Thanks very much – I am sure I’ll be referring many people to you.” Charles, Property Finance

I have been hired by Deloitte as a Senior Manager… Very excited to be joining the Big 4! I am very happy with this result as it not only lands me back in my home city, but at a very exciting and economically promising time.” Michael, Accountant

My new CV looks amazing! Many thanks, this has been a wonderful service and has helped lift my confidence knowing my CV is the best it possibly can be.” Cora, CFO

Accountancy and finance careers cover an incredibly broad spectrum and there’s no such thing as a typical CV for those sectors. To bring about success you need to make sure your CV is scrupulously targeted to the role(s) you’re applying for.

Our accountancy & finance expertise

With a dedicated Commerce & Industry team, our specialist Accounting & Finance CV Writer spent almost a decade as a head hunter, placing accountants at all levels into commerce and industry. He has seen tens of thousands of accountancy CVs, and conducted interviews on behalf of Big 4 accountancy firms, and big brands such as BBC, BT, Virgin, M&S, Shell and Diageo.

Accounting Success

City CV clients, from CFO to junior accountants, have rapidly secured excellent roles across any and every sector. With a success rate of well over 90%, our comprehensive insider knowledge enables us to perfectly align you to your target role and company to write persuasive, interview-winning CVs, LinkedIn profiles and cover letters. Our areas of expertise include:

  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • CFO
  • Transaction Services
  • Audit
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Control
  • Credit Control
  • Big 4
  • Financial Director (FD)
  • Taxation
  • Risk Management
  • Graduate Applications
  • General Insurance
  • Actuarial
  • Claims
  • Business Analyst
  • Underwriting

A powerful, interview-generating CV in 6 easy steps.

1 – Order your bespoke CV: Order online (above) or call +44 20 7100 6656.

2 – Your 1-2-1 CV consultation: Scheduled at a time to suit you (including evenings and weekends) with an executive CV writer who understands the accounting and financial services industry and how your experience and ambitions relate to market dynamics. By phone, Skype or face to face, you’ll follow a structured process that will draw out your unique achievements, goals and specialisms.

3 – Your CV consultant writes your CV: With exceptional writing talent, insider accountancy and financial services recruitment knowledge and top-tier, corporate cross-sector backgrounds, the City CV team know exactly what recruiters want to see. First-prize winners in the international CV and resume writing awards (TORIs), City CV writers are hand-picked and trained by Victoria McLean, with continuous professional development to keep ahead of accounting and finance trends.

4 – Quality: Your new CV will undergo a unique, highly structured editing process, incorporating a clear interview-producing strategy. We’ll ensure your CV has the correct tone and precise linguistic accuracy. We’ll optimise key-word alignment to enable productive parsing for the applicant tracking systems (ATS) that the vast majority of accounting and finance recruitment firms rely on for candidate generation. CV quality is personally overseen by MD, Victoria McLean,as well as Judy Simons, City CV’s Professor of English.

5 – You will receive your new CV: This will be emailed as a Word document within 5 working days. For our 48-hour express service, call +44 20 7100 6656.

6 – Fine-tuning: Call us or email any comments. Your new CV will be refined until you’re completely happy. The finished result – including formatting, power phrasing and keyword optimisation – will be tailored to you and your exact requirements.

We also offer industry-specific interview coaching for accountants and other finance professionals that can be tailored to all levels, whether you’re newly qualified and looking for career guidance, or are a seasoned FD looking to tweak a formidable skillset. Our professional coaches have a wealth of experience and train clients in interview strategies, which deliver success time after time. They will pinpoint your needs, identify the areas you need to develop and provide effective solutions so that you conduct a first class interview every time. Call us on +44 20 7100 6656 or email for more information.

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